What’s the Optimum Amount of Homework for Your Teenager?


A new study has suggested the answer is one hour a day. But that might not be right for everyone.

Read the full article

Making Schools Safer and More Welcoming for LGBTQI Students


The Australian curriculum is completely silent on the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersexed (LGBTQI) students and discusses sexuality only in terms of the biological.

Read the full article

Self-care: A Missing Component of Teacher Development

teacher care

Schools and school systems must provide the space necessary for educators to take care of themselves – or risk losing them.

Read the full article

Ticking the Sex Box to Close the Gender Gap


Will boys vs girls at school ever close the gender gap?

Read the full article

Skull Measurements, Achievement Data And The Destruction Of The Public School System


William Boyle on the history of eugenics, and how it’s still harming our kids today.

Read the full article

Deleting the “R” Word, What Men Can Do

college men

As dads, brothers, sons, teachers and coaches we have the influence to make the “R” word a thing of the past.

Read the full article

Is Being The “Storied Man” In College Worth It?


College is a new opportunity to completely rebuild your reputation.

Read the full article

Billions of Education Dollars Left Unused


Students are failing to ask for financial aid

Read the full article

Connect Four To Solve Education


Administrators, teachers, parents, and kids

Read the full article

For a Better Society, Teach Philosophy in High Schools

High School Class

Anger — in both politics and everyday life — is largely a reaction to fear, and fear can be lessened exponentially through learning philosophy.

Read the full article

College, Manhood, and Exams

College Exams and Manhood photo by Ryan McGilchrist

Aaron W. Voyles looks back on the ways male hierarchy was perpetuated in his college years.

Read the full article

Teaching Creativity


Are we born that way or are we waiting for the muse?

Read the full article

Learning Math and Nutrition at the Holiday Station Store


Every event is a teachable moment.

Read the full article

7 Life Lessons I’ve Learned from My Students


Kent Sanders has found that life is a classroom, and when it comes to success his students have something to teach him.

Read the full article

Five Things Teachers Want From Parents of Boys


Boys may struggle in school—but it’s not an unsolvable problem. Here’s how you can help the teacher help your boy to succeed.

Read the full article